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# breastfeeding - Tuesday 19 November, 2013
New figures from the ESRI also show there were 1,217 sets of twins born last year, and 33 sets of triplets.
# breastfeeding - Wednesday 31 July, 2013
A study revealed that nursing is associated with three-year-olds having better language skills and seven-year-olds being more intelligent.
# breastfeeding - Thursday 4 July, 2013
Rich clients can drink directly from the breast, or from a pump “if they feel embarrassed”.
# breastfeeding - Wednesday 12 June, 2013
The images of smiling babies could discourage breastfeeding, according to some parents’ groups and politicians.
New EU laws are to help encourage breastfeeding and were welcomed by one Irish MEP.
# breastfeeding - Monday 19 November, 2012
Scientific report says Ireland has lowest breast feeding rates in Europe.
# breastfeeding - Tuesday 13 November, 2012
Some say Breast Milk Baby is forcing children to be too grown-up – but others argue opposition to it is due to the taboo surrounding breastfeeding.
# breastfeeding - Thursday 11 October, 2012
Breast might be best – but it’s not for everyone, so spare us the guilt trip, writes Siobhan Corcoran.
# breastfeeding - Monday 1 October, 2012
The HSE says this year’s event will focus on the importance of breastfeeding for the health of children and mothers, and highlight how rates of breastfeeding in Ireland fall way below those of other European countries.
# breastfeeding - Friday 10 August, 2012
Maryann Sahoury is suing a production company after breastfeeding instructional video was used by a third party to make porn.
# breastfeeding - Friday 11 May, 2012
Our essential roundup of the day’s big stories – plus any bits and pieces you may have missed.
Magazine’s photo of mother breastfeeding three-year-old son criticised as “exploitative”. What did you think of it?
# breastfeeding - Wednesday 2 May, 2012
New research shows that babies who are breastfed for six months or more have their chances of obesity by nine years cut by more than half.
# breastfeeding - Sunday 22 April, 2012
INTO conference motion from Enniscorthy district sought to double teachers’ breastfeeding time entitlements.
# breastfeeding - Friday 2 March, 2012
If a woman chooses to breastfeed her child, should she do so in public? Let us know what you think.
Feeding our babies is the most normal thing in the world, writes Chris Finn – so our attitudes have to change.
# breastfeeding - Monday 6 February, 2012
Around 40 people took part in the protest against Facebook’s removal of photographs of women breastfeeding their children.
# breastfeeding - Tuesday 31 January, 2012
In tonight’s Fix: Latest on ‘SOPA Ireland’; radical changes for taxis; and who’s in trouble over Eye Of The Tiger?
Demonstrations will take place at Facebook offices in several cities across the world next week by protesters who are angry about Facebook deleting images of breastfeeding.
# breastfeeding - Monday 18 July, 2011
The switch was only discovered after more than eight hours….but how often is this kind of mistake made?
# breastfeeding - Wednesday 16 February, 2011
The lack of appropriate places for nursing women to express milk at work leads to fewer continuing with breastfeeding – which is linked to higher rates of obesity, says Obama.